Dr. Huston has been an engineering faculty member at UVM since 1987. He received the Kroepsch-Maurice Excellence in Teaching Award (2012).


- Orfeo D, Zhang Y, Burns D, Miller J, Huston D, Xia T. (2018) “Bistatic
Antenna Configurations for Air-Launched Ground Penetrating Radar” Journal
of Applied Remote Sensing, 13(2), 027501, doi: 10.1117/1.JRS.13.027501.
- Kim E, Huston D, Lee PC. (2019) “Interlaminar Prestressing Reinforcement
of Epoxy/Glass Fiber Composites" Smart Mater. Struct. 28, 025006,
- Worley II R, Dewoolkar M, Xia T, Farrell R, Orfeo D, Burns D, Huston D.
(2019) “Acoustic Emission Sensing for Crack Monitoring in Prefabricated and
Prestressed Reinforced Concrete Bridge Girders” Journal of Bridge
Engineering, Volume 24, Issue 4,
DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)BE.1943-5592.0001377
- Orfeo D, Burns D, Farrell R, Qin M, Mitchell H, Ou C, Xia T, Huston D.
(2018) “Mechano-Magnetic Telemetry for Underground Water Infrastructure
Monitoring” Frontiers in Built Environment, 19 June 2018,
- McLean J, Huston D. (2018) “Navigational Complexity within Building
Codes: Quantification and Affirmation” Journal of Professional Issues in
Engineering Education and Practice, 144(3): 04018003 DOI:
- Huston D. Structural Sensing Health Monitoring and Prognosis, Taylor and
Francis, Boca Raton, 2010, ebook 2011, ISBN-13: 978-0750309196

Areas of Expertise and/or Research

Smart Cities and Structures, Structural Health Monitoring, Subsurface Infrastructure Sensing, GPR, Spine Mechanics


  • Ph.D. Princeton University (1986), M.A. Princeton University (1982), B.S. University of Pennsylvania (1980)


  • (802)-656-1922
Office Location:

201E Votey

Office Hours:

Mon 3-4 pm, Wed. 3-4 pm or by appointment

Courses Taught

ME 338 Advanced Dynamics, ME 336 Continuum Mechanics, ME 305 Advanced Engineering Analysis II, ME 304 Advanced Engineering Analysis I, ME 271 Micro and Nano Systems, ME 234 Mechanical Vibrations, ME 171 Design of Elements, ME 170 Machine Design I